Gemstones Love & Care Guide

Rhodolite Garnet

Physical characteristics

  • ✧ Species


  • ✧ Hardness


  • ✧ Composition

    Magnesium iron aluminum silicate

  • ✧ Mineral Family


  • ✧ Luster


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About Rhodolite Garnet

The name of this lustrous gem comes from the Latin word “granatum”, which means pomegranate, likely because of the resemblance between the gemstone and the glistening red seeds. The intense colour of the Rhodolite Garnet brings to mind the passion of fire. It symbolizes physical love and the relationship between loving partners.

The warm appearance of Rhodolite Garnet represents honesty and trustworthiness. It is associated with hope and courage, and is believed to be a supportive gemstone when you face a challenge. Its unique vibration also stirs the strength and energy within us, promoting better “Chi” and self-confidence.

Colour range of Rhodolite Garnet

Purplish pink - Pink - Red

Rhodolite Garnet Care Tips

  • Wearing


    ✦ Can be worn daily.

    ✦ Avoid contact water, extreme humidity, and heat as this may cause your jewellery to discolour.

    ✦ Avoid contact with home detergents or chemical products such as perfumes, makeup, lotions, and nail polish removers.

  • Storage


    ✦ Store in individual soft pouch or fixed slot in jewellery box so gemstones don’t get scratched.

    ✦ Keep chains and bracelets fastened so they don’t get tangled.

    ✦ Away from direct sunlight, in a dark, cool and dry place.

  • Cleaning


    ✦ Clean with soft dry jewellery cloth.

    ✦ Wash with lukewarm water with a gentle soap.

    ✦ Safe to use jewellery dip OR

    ✦ Use Bling Brush Jewellery Cleaner

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